This car was introduced to the global market in April 2005 at the International Suto Show, New York. A month earlier, the Lancer Evo 9 for sale California had been released in the European market. Lancer evolution is known as a unique vehicle and won the handling of acceleration when driving at high speeds. The sport-shape car is also an added value for its fans, and that’s why the reason Evo 9 is still popular.
The Evo 9 engine is an I-4 with an intercooled turbo with a 2.0-liter capacity. The horsepower is 276 HP @ 6,500 rpm, meanwhile the torque is 286 lbs.-ft @ 3500 rpm. This 4-cylinder engine has 16 DOHC valves. The tank capacity is 14.0 gal. If the users drive in the city, the car spends 19 mpg. While on the highway, the car spends 26 mpg.
The transmission used by this car is a 5-speed manual with overdrive as their standard. The dimensions are 178.5 inches as length, 57.1 inches as height, 69.7 inches width and 5.5 inches ground clearance. Unfortunately, the car does not use ABS. The system used is a 4-wheel disc brake.
For its safety, the Evo 9 has BREMBO 4WD brakes, side impact bars, airbags, child safety and locks for the rear seats. The security features such as immobilizer, 3-point seatbelt, and adjustable seatbelts are available to be used.
Interior of the Lancer Evo 9 For Sale California
Lancer Evo 9 has a capacity of 5 seats. Each seat wrapped with cloth. In contrast to the steering wheel and shift knob that is wrapped with leather. The driver seat can be adjusted manually so that the driver remains comfortable while driving. The front seat also uses RECARO sport so it does not make the body ache when having long distace traveling.
The entire interior of this car uses black. The front, middle and trunk are covered with a black carpet. But so as not to seem monotonous, Lancer provides metal-look lining in some parts such as door-trim and dashboard. Some dashboard and door trim made from vinyl. For arm-rest on the middle and door, Lancer provides cloth to feel comfortable on the skin.
The head unit of the car appears minimalist with a touch-screen monitor, AM / FM radio and 6 speakers. But at least, you can enjoy the ride with some convenience fees like the manual air conditioner, ashtray, 12V power outlet, cup holders in some parts of the trim, and the illuminated glove box.
Lancer Evo 9 for Sale in California appears with 4 doors since the rear cargo is trunk model. It has power door mirrors and the body material is galvanized steel or aluminum. The front grille is black and it’s quite small. The bumpers are available both at front and rear. They have the same color with the body and so is the door-handle.
Both of front and rear tires use 235/45 R17, so are the wheels. Its suspension is stretch with anti roll bar. The exterior of Evo 9 has seven colors, metallic silver, blue metallic, gray pearl, lightning yellow, rally red, black pearl and wicked white.
Let’s see the next generation of Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 10.